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Balochistan: Abduction of Baloch activist on rise as seven more whisked away

CheraaghThursday, November 23rd, 2017 06:01 pm GMT +00:00

QUETTA: Pakistani forces have abducted seven people from different areas of Balochistan in past forty-eight hours including a software engineer from Pasni on Wednesday evening.

According to details, Pakistani forces attacked a wedding party in the coastal town of Pasni Balochistan and arrested at least five people including a software engineer.

The other four people were released later but security forces took away Cheraagh Baloch son of Ibrahim. Cheraagh Baloch studied computer software engineering from Moscow, Russia.

In another incident, Pakistani forces abducted another Baloch youth from Pasni whose identity was not ascertained …

Balochistan News

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Sindh Rangers and intelligence agencies abduct two Baloch ...

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 12:59 pm GMT +00:00

QUETTA: The Sindh Rangers and Pakistani intelligence agencies have abducted at least three Baloch on Monday (20/07/17). According to details, plain-clothed official raided the Visual Studies Canteen at Karachi University…

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Pakistani minister prescribes genocide to resolve security...

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 11:37 am GMT +00:00

QUETTA: A Pakistani minister in Balochistan has said on Sunday that genocide is the only effective solution to address security issues. Home Minister, Sarfaraz Bugti, during a meeting with local…

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Pakistani forces abduct five Baloch youth from Buleda and ...

Thursday, November 16th, 2017 10:37 am

QUETTA: The Pakistani security forces have abducted five Baloch youth including a leader of Baloch Student Organisation Azad from Karachi on Wednesday evening. According to details, the Pakistan Rangers and…

International News

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The Swiss government rejects Brahumdagh Bugti’s asylum a...

Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 12:16 am GMT +00:00

GENEVA: The government of Switzerland has rejected the political asylum application of pro-freedom Baloch leader and head of Baloch Republican Party Brahumdagh Bugti. Mr Bugti confirmed the news in a…

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ICJ urges government to engage with process for improving ...

Sunday, November 12th, 2017 12:25 am

International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) Friday urged Pakistani authorities to meaningfully engage with the process to improve the human rights situation in the country. Frederick Rawski, ICJ’s Asia Director said,…

Features

THE LEGACY OF NOVEMBER 13 IN BALOCH HISTORY...

13NovBalochMartyrsDayThursday, November 9th, 2017 12:14 am

By Shahdad Baloch The reign of Mehrab Khan was one of a long struggle with his chiefs. He became dependent on men of the stamp of Mullah Muhammad Hassan and…

13 November:  Baloch Martyrs’ Day...

Shahmeeren_Balochani_RuchMonday, October 23rd, 2017 10:51 pm

By Saeed Baloch Martyrs’ day is an annual day which is observed by nations to remember the martyrdom of soldiers and freedom fighters who lost their lives defending their motherlands….

INVINCIBLE BALOCH NATION; DESOLATE PAKISTAN AND IRAN...

BalochistanMonday, August 28th, 2017 10:37 am

By Shahdad Baloch Before 1839, the unjust demarcation of Balochistan in predominant three regions Balochistan in Iran, Pakistan, and Afghanistan, the Baloch land actual possession in term of geography is…

Opinions

U.S. Afghan strategy will be governed by events in Balo...

BalochistanMapFriday, November 10th, 2017 02:19 pm

By LAWRENCE SELLIN, PHD The Pentagon is spinning its wheels in Afghanistan, continuing a questionable counterinsurgency and nation-building strategy because, quite literally, it knows that it won’t work, but cannot think…

The land of Halloween...

IranVSHalloweenThursday, November 2nd, 2017 03:08 pm

By RD Baluch Do you like Halloween season? Wooohooo!! that’s the word you hear often from people when asked this question. Happy and excited faces ready to go out and…

The history of Kurdistan: why Britain owes a debt to th...

KurdishFlagSunday, September 24th, 2017 09:56 pm

London MEP Charles Tannock says history tells us it is time for the UK to support an independent Kurdistan in the upcoming referendum When much of the international community chose to recognise…

Editorials

Baloch Martyrs Day...

Nado4Wednesday, November 15th, 2017 02:33 am

The Baloch nation at home and abroad observes on 13 November of every year as the National Remembrance Day (Baloch Martyrs Day) to commemorate the struggle and sacrifice of Khan…

The QDA land grabbing mafia brutalities in New Kahan...

QDA2Wednesday, August 9th, 2017 10:11 am

The Pakistan army, representatives of Pakistan at Balochistan assembly and the QDA (Quetta Development Authorities) mafia headed by GD Imran Zarkoon and wing commander Pakistan FC Usman have started demolishing…

Free Balochistan Movement week-long campaign...

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Balochistan is the homeland of the Baloch people and it is located in one of the most strategic locations in the world. The total area of Balochistan is about 560,000…

Interviews